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cartoonist , educator

Edward Benjamin Koren, American cartoonist, educator. John Simon Guggenheim fellow, 1970-1971; named distinguished visitor American Academy, Berlin, 2003. Member Author's League.

Background

Koren, Edward Benjamin was born on December 13, 1935 in New York City. Son of Harry L. and Elizabeth (Sorkin) Koren.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Columbia University, 1957;student, Atelier 17, Paris, 1957-1959;Master of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, 1964;Doctor of Hebrew Literature (honorary), Union College, 1984.

Career

Cartoonist, New Yorker magazine, New York City, since 1962;member of faculty, Brown U., since 1964;associate professor art, Brown U., 1969-1977;adjunct associate professor, Brown U., since 1977. Member board advisors Swann Collection Caricature and Cartoon.

Works

Membership

Member Author's League, Society American Graphic Artists. M C.

Connections

Married Catherine Curtis Ingham. Children: Nathaniel, Alexandra, Benjamin.

father:
Harry L. Koren

mother:
Elizabeth (Sorkin) Koren

spouse:
Catherine Curtis Ingham

children:
Nathaniel Koren

Alexandra Koren

Benjamin Koren